4 months Black sand mining in Cagayan exposed Manilatimes
APARRI, Cagayan: The Cagayan Province provincial board approved a resolution appealing to President Rodrigo Duterte to suspend dredging at the mouth of the Cagayan River. Mila Lauigan, Cagayan Provincial Board member, said an engineer from the Department of Public Works and Highways Central Office informed them that the activities were actually black sand mining and not river dredging, as earlier reported. The company, which was reportedly dredging the river, is allegedly earning about $50 million a month on the illegal black sand mining.
“This has to be investigated that is why we are appealing to the President to ... more